Amber Dyrkshorn

In the Midst of Natural and Economic Turmoil, Farmers Battle Internal Storms

Publication Date: Jul 30, 2019

The Farmer Stress Hotline in South Dakota began in February, in response to farming economic and climate challenges. Farmers face many struggles to keep their farms and are at increased risk for suicide, as they often don't have insurance covering mental health and often live far from mental health providers. Read the full article covered in the Daily Yonder.